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  • 80-G-272513

    history.navy.mil 14 Dec '17, 1pm

    The African American Experience in the U.S. Navy Women in the U.S. Navy Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the U.S. Navy Hispanic Americans in the U.S. Navy Contributions of American Indians to the U.S. Navy Naval Service of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Personnel

  • Operation Crossroads: Bikini Atoll

    history.navy.mil 23 Nov '17, 8am

    Operation Crossroads was an atmospheric nuclear weapon test series conducted in the summer of 1946 at Bikini Atoll in the Marshall Islands. The series consisted of two detonations, a low altitude test and a shallow water test. The devices, each with a yield of 21 kilotons, were named ...

  • Retweeted 記念艦 三笠 (@KinenkanMikasa): タサファロンガ岬沖での勝利、世に言うルンガ沖夜戦です。

    Battle of Tassafaronga

    history.navy.mil 01 Dec '17, 12am

    The engagement took place in the so-called Ironbottom Sound off Tassafaronga Point on Guadalcanal’s northern coast. A U.S. Navy task force attempted to surprise and destroy Japanese cruisers and destroyers dispatched to resupply Japanese ground forces on Guadalcanal. Utilizing their s...

  • NH 95781

    history.navy.mil 28 Nov '17, 1pm

    U.S. Navy planes attack enemy shipping in Kobe Harbor, 19 March 1945. Escort carrier in center is probably the SHIMANE MARU, then nearly complete at Kobe. Note large and small merchant ships nearby, including one in a floating drydock near the edge of the photo. Photographed from a US...

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    1. NH 95782 history.navy.mil 28 Nov '17, 1pm
  • NH 95782

    history.navy.mil 28 Nov '17, 1pm

    The African American Experience in the U.S. Navy Women in the U.S. Navy Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the U.S. Navy Hispanic Americans in the U.S. Navy Contributions of American Indians to the U.S. Navy Naval Service of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Personnel

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    1. NH 95781 history.navy.mil 28 Nov '17, 1pm
  • The 32,000 Ton Japanese Battleship Nagato

    history.navy.mil 23 Nov '17, 7am

    The African American Experience in the U.S. Navy Women in the U.S. Navy Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the U.S. Navy Hispanic Americans in the U.S. Navy Contributions of American Indians to the U.S. Navy Naval Service of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Personnel

  • 同じく沈むサラトガだけど画家が違う(Arthur Beaumon少佐 海軍側のオブザーバー) https://t.co/imdjVVP7Fk

    Sinking of the Saratoga

    history.navy.mil 23 Nov '17, 8am

    Although the Navy mounted an extraordinary effort to save USS Saratoga (CV-3), the warship was too contaminated to conduct extensive damage control procedures and she eventually sank. One of the legends of the Pacific war, her loss was keenly felt by the officers and men of Operation ...

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    1. Sinking of the Saratoga 2 history.navy.mil 23 Nov '17, 7am
  • USMC 89184

    history.navy.mil 27 Oct '17, 1pm

    The African American Experience in the U.S. Navy Women in the U.S. Navy Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the U.S. Navy Hispanic Americans in the U.S. Navy Contributions of American Indians to the U.S. Navy Naval Service of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Personnel

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    1. USMC 76888 history.navy.mil 27 Oct '17, 12pm

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